Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival Returns To Piedmont Park August 6-8After skipping a year because of the pandemic, the three days of fine art and live music at the 85th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival starts next Friday.
Alpharetta Man To Sue Police Over K-9 Attack, Alleged 'Misuse Of Force'An Alpharetta man wants justice after he says police let a K-9 attack him while he was handcuffed and on the ground.
Atlanta Black Crackers Practice Field RefurbishedOver 100 volunteers helped revitalize the field on Bush Mountain in SW Atlanta.
Families Of Alleged Atlanta Police-Involved Shooting, Brutality Cases Demand JusticeTwo Atlanta police officers are on leave after video shows them kicking a woman in the face, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into a police-involved shooting.
NAACP Investigating Gabriel Parker ShootingParker was killed over the weekend.
U.S. Secretary of Education Visits DeKalb Co. SchoolU.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona joined lawmakers and officials in DeKalb County for a roundtable discussion on Friday.
DeKalb Co. Sheriff's Office Holds 'Boys To Men Summer Camp'For the last two weeks inside the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, officers have provided some specialized training for a group of 16 young men. The boys have learned some much-needed life skills at their Boys to Men Summer Camp. The program debuted last month, and this is the second session.
Unemployment Advocates Protest In Front Of The Department Of LaborThey are demanding return of the federal supplement, opening of the DOL, career centers and unpaid unemployment payments.
Central Gwinnett High School Building Performing Arts CenterThe Facility should be ready by the time school opens on August 4.
U.S. Senate Committee Holds Hearing In Atlanta On Georgia's Voting LawDuring its first field meeting in more than 20 years, the U.S. Senate Rules Committee met at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta to hear testimony against Georgia's new voting law.
Puppy Friends Social Club To Hold Atlanta Weekend Launch PartyLooking for a somewhere to send your dog for a day or just want to support local shelters? Puppy Friends Social Club is planning a launch party this weekend in Atlanta with food and beer runs to celebrate what they're providing for pet owners in the Metro area.
Gov. Kemp, GBI Plan To Combat Georgia Street GangsGovernor Brian Kemp and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation gave an update on the GBI Gang Task Force's two-year effort to combat street gangs.
DeKalb Co. Grandmother Pleads For Help In Alleged Child Abduction CaseA DeKalb County grandmother is fighting to get her grandchildren back after she says their mother kidnapped them.
Labor Advocates Demand Unemployment, Minimum Wage Changes At Atlanta Job FairThe fight for unemployment help and higher wages continues, as local organizations and legislators are demand that Governor Brian Kemp and Department of Labor Commissioner Mark Butler step up and address workers' concerns
Fulton County Senior Centers Re-Open For The First Time Since March 2020Participants and workers are excited to return to Fulton County Senior Centers, which re-opened on July 12, 2021. The COVID-19 pandemic caused the county to closed the centers in March 2020. Staff members call it a soft opening to resume their in-person senior services.
Man Sentenced To 16 Years In DeKalb DUI Crash That Killed Kennedy SegarsA judge sentenced Reginald Stubbs to 15 years for vehicular manslaughter and one year for following too closely in the 2018 DUI crash that killed Kennedy Segars, 18.
Chicken Salad Chick Menu Item Honors Memory Of Beloved General ManagerChicken Salad Chick is honoring the memory of a general manager with its menu item called Pam's Parmesan Caesar. It's available through July 15, 2021.
Local Firm Donates Laptops To C5 Georgia Youth Graduates For CollegeC5 Georgia's high school graduates received new laptops for college through a donation from Frazier & Deeter.
Atlanta Homeless Union Demands City Improve Homeless ConditionsHomeless advocates have four demands of the CIty: permanent housing, medical care, guaranteed showers and bathrooms, participation in homeless discussions.
Cook Park Opens In Atlanta's Vine City NeighborhoodThe $40 million park is just west of Mercedes Benz Stadium.
Cobb County Shows Support For Murdered Golf ProGolf pro Gene Siller was among three men found dead on the grounds of an Atlanta-area golf club in an incident still surrounded by many unanswered questions. Siller, 41, and the other two men were discovered Saturday at the Pinetree Country Club in Kennesaw, Georgia, according to police.
Metro Atlanta Cities Promote Fireworks Safety For July 4th WeekendWith the Fourth of July right around the corner, Metro Atlanta cities and counties want residents to stay safe when using fireworks. Many also have their own laws in place for where and when you can use fireworks.
Suspect Killed, Atlanta Officer Shot In Midtown Apartment ShootingAtlanta police say at least one suspect ambushed two officers responding to a shooting at the Solace on Peachtree Apartments at 710 Peachtree Street in Midtown.
Senators Ossoff, Warnock Brief Metro Atlanta On Child Tax Credit, Jobs And Infrastructure During Statewide TourSenator Jon Ossoff and Senator Raphael Warnock are touring the state promoting government programs.